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On your radar: Comic Kathleen Madigan, Broadway tunes at the Straz and wine, art and walking

Kathleen Madigan: In her 22-year career, the stand-up comic has starred in her own specials on HBO and Comedy Central, and in a recent Showtime special called Gone Madigan. See her at 8 p.m. at the Palladium in St. Petersburg. $39–$59. (727) 822-3590.

Florida Orchestra Pops: Broadway Now: Victor Vanacore conducts a parade of songs from Broadway shows like The Phantom of the Opera, West Side Story, Les Miserables, Sweeney Todd and Jersey Boys. The show starts at 8 p.m. at the Straz Center in Tampa. $15–$45. (813) 229-7827.

Reel Big Fish: It's a night of '90s ska as the band behind Sell Out and other hits plays with MU330's Dan Potthast at 7 p.m. at State Theatre, 687 Central Ave., St. Petersburg. $21.50. (727) 895-3045.

Dunedin Wine and Art Walk: More than 35 merchants offer art exhibits, wine tastings, food and live entertainment at 5:30 p.m. at Main Street and Douglas Avenue in Dunedin. Free, or $10 wristbands to get offers. (727) 734-8671.

To watch

Series premiere; The Job, 8 p.m., CBS: Candidates compete for real jobs with companies like Cosmopolitan magazine, Major League Soccer and Live Nation. Unemployment has been so high for so long, we've turned it into a game show.

On your radar: Comic Kathleen Madigan, Broadway tunes at the Straz and wine, art and walking 02/07/13 [Last modified: Friday, February 8, 2013 8:09am]
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